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United States naval Institute Proceedings Magazines
United States Naval Institute Proceedings Magazines, 17 Issues from 1954-1960. $25 for all......List of United States Naval Insitute Proceedings Magazines




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Vendor SKUAuthorTitlePublisherConditionDescriptionKeywords(s)PriceImage
13166AnonTwo pictures of U.S.N.S. General E. D. PatrickAnonGood. Light creasing on the large picture, tip edges show tape removal marks.8 x 10 photo by Allied Photographers of the U.S.N.S. General Patrick. Also a folding note card with a 4 x 2.5 inch image of the ship.Photograph, United States Navy, USN, U.S.N.S. General E. D. Patrick$20
11160Armbrister, TrevorA Matter of Accountability The True Story of The Pueblo AffairCoward-McCannGood with light shelf wear. In a fair dust wrapper that has chipping along all the edges.This book has b&w photos and a list of contributors.USN, USS Pueblo, Naval intelligence, Korea$20
8738Cahoon, Kenneth E.Practical Knots and SplicesUnited States naval Institute 1942 with 69 pages and illustrations.Fair to good. Covers and edges are a bit worn and soiled. Lettering on cover is faded away. No dust wrapper.Knots, splices, flexible covers.Knots, splices, usn, United States Navy$14
11844D'Argenio, Raymond, LTJG, editorMidway Mediterranean Cruise 1954Hanson EnterprisesGood. Faint spotting on the covers.9.5 x 10 inches with many b&w photos and illustrations. The1954 "cruise book" for the USN Aircraft carrier, USS Midway, CVA 41. Included is a copy of the ship's paper, "The Midway Current," for July, 1955.USN, United States Navy, CVA 41, USS Midway$150
13719DeWitt, Lieutenant Gill, USNThe First Navy Flight Nurse on a Pacific BattlefieldThe Admiral Nimitz FoundationVery good.6 x 9 inches, "A picture story of a flight to Iwo Jima."WW2, United States Navy, USN, Iwo Jima, women's studies$30
4976Erickson, ArnoldI Didn't Know It Was MineSelf Very good.1996 oversized paperback with 302 pages. Signed by the author. , author was a USN pilot, Korea, etc. ISBN 1886698058 Korea, USN, United States$18
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12496Forrestal, JamesJames Forrestal letter to George E. Outland with the Secretary Of the Navy letterhead.selfGood. Pencil marks and some faint creasing. One ink date stamp.8 x 10.5 inches, a reply to congressman George Outland about the continuance of the Marine Corps Air Station in Santa Barbara.Autograph, James Forrestal, United States Secretary of the Navy, California, USN, United States Navy$175
12513Forrestal, JamesJames Forrestal letter to George E. Outland with the Secretary Of the Navy letterhead.selfGood to very good. Note in red pencil, paper clip mark, a little wear on the edges.8 x 10.5 inches, a thank you to congressman George Outland for sending a copy of Outland's recent article in the Reader's Digest..Autograph, James Forrestal, United States Secretary of the Navy, California, USN, United States Navy$150
9251Galvin, John with Frank AllnuttSalvation For A Doomed Zoomie A True StoryAllnutt Publishing Very good in a poor, worn, scraped and chipped dust wrapper.1983 hardback, inscribed by the author, with 272 pages, notes and photos. Autobiography of John Galvin, WW2, WWII, USN, Aviation, Submarine USS Harder, USS Bunker Hill, F6F Hellcat, Joe Foss. ISBN 0934374015 Religion.Autobiography, John Galvin, WW2, WWII, USN, Aviation, Submarine, USS Harder, USS Bunker Hill, F6F, Hellcat, Joe Foss Religion$35
12833Hataway, Shirley, DirectorThe Naval Air Station Norfolk 36th International Azalea Festival Air ShowUnited States NavyGood. Covers have light shelf wear.8.5 x 11 inches with many color, b&w photos and ads. Many of the ads are signed by company reps.United States Navy, USN, Blue Angels, Norfolk, Virginia$30
13159Haugland, Robert OliverMy Record Of Friends In Service Autograph Book from WW2Self published.Good. Spine and edges of cover are worn.10 x 6.5 inches, a WW2 US Navy autograph book with names, home address, service address, date, place we met and comments, approximately 40 pages filled out from 1943 to 1945. WW2, United States Navy, Autograph book, ephemera, USN$25
10755Hinckley, Ted C.War, Wings, and A Western Youth 1925-1945Pentland PressFine in a very good dust wrapper.1996 hardback with 165 pages, b&w photos and a bibliography. A navy pilot in the Pacific. WW2. ISBN 1571970096WW2, USN, Aviation, South Pacific, Ted C. Hinckley, autobiography$20
7372McClintock, James A., M.D.ClintVantage Press 1991 with 75 pages.Fine. In a fine dust wrapper.Autobiography. A medical doctor who served in WW2, a combat surgeon in the Pacific. Autobiography, WW2, medicine, USN, United States Navy$35
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12750Naval Education and Training CommandAviation Maintenance Ratings 1 & CNaval Education and Training CommandGood. Covers and spine have some wear and soiling. Some pencil marks inside. owner's name in ink.8.25 x 10.75 inches with many charts and tables. NAVEDTRA 10343, United States Navy training manual.USN, United States Navy, Aviation$25
12751Naval Education and Training CommandAviation Maintenance Ratings 1 & CNaval Education and Training CommandGood. Light wear, creasing on the cover edges.8.25 x 10.75 inches with many charts and tables. NAVEDTRA 10343-1, United States Navy training manual.USN, United States Navy, Aviation$25
12755Naval Education and Training CommandAviation Maintenance Administrationman 3 & 2Naval Education and Training CommandGood. Wear on the covers and spine. Ink markings on spine.8.25 x 10.75 inches with many illustrations and an index.. NAVEDTRA 10391-B, United States Navy training manual.USN, United States Navy, Aviation Maintance$20
14437Recruit Training CommandRudder Company C145Naval Training CenterGood. Covers have wear and soiling9 x 12 inches, Navy boot camp yearbook for Company C145, 1983, in Orlando, FloridaYearbook, USN$20
11612Russell, AllardWill Buy All Green Coconuts And Other Tales of an American LifeThe Bayside PressVery good.Allard G. Russell continued autobiography. Russell was a USN Captain.Autobiography, Allard G. Russell, United States Navy, USN$20
13588U.S. Naval InstituteU.S. Naval Institute Oral History Collection Catalog Of Transcripts 1987-1988U.S. Naval InstituteVery good. Faint shelf wear8.5 x 11 inches, a list of interviews, interviewees and a short synopsis of the interview and subject matter.United States Navy, United States Marine Corps, USN, USMC$25
12334U.S.S. Puffer (SS-268) staffUnited States Navy U.S.S. Puffer (SS-268) Welcome On BoardUnited States NavyGood. One vertical and one horizontal crease with two punch marks on top.8.5 x 11 handout for visitors to the Submarine U.S.S. Puffer (SS-268). The sub's history is mentioned, WW2 patrols, what to ask the tour leaders and what not to ask.Ephemera, WW2, Submarine, USN, United States Navy, U.S.S. Puffer (SS-268)$20
11353United States NavyU.S. Naval Air Station San Diego, CaliforniaArmy and navy Publishing Company of LouisianaGood. All four corners are bumped. Has light shelf wear and soiling. No dust wrapperThis 9 x 12 inch hardback has many b&w photos. Truman is pictured as president but the war isn't over yet. Naval AviationWW2, USN, United States Navy, Naval Aviation$50
3781United States Navy DepartmentRadio Navigational Aids 1943United States Navy Department 1943 stiff cardboard with 330 pages and an index.Fair to good. Spine creased, covers worn and stained, soiling, moisture marks. Many tipped in corrections.1943 stiff cardboard with 330 pages and an index. Radio navigation aids.USN, United States Navy, ww2$14
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10309United States Navy DepartmentH. O. No. 162 Sailing Directioins For Malacca Strait And Sumatra 1932United States Navy DepartmentPoor to fair. Front cover partially detached, back cover missing. Spine worn, rubber stamp on the front cover, the last 30 pages have sharp fold marks, the rear free endpaper is torn. Some discoloration on the top edges of the pages. Contents and the two folding maps are good.1932 paperback with 612 pages, 2 fold-out maps and an index.H. O. No. 162 , Malacca Strait , Sumatra, Indonesia, USN$25
10920United States Navy DepartmentNavy Training Courses Instructions for Use in Preparation for the Rating of Gunner's Mate 3cUnited States Government Printing OfficeFair to good. Covers have some wear, soiling and creasing. There is a small chip missing from the lower right corner of the front cover. "DIV.2 10" is stamped on the front cover. "10" is lightly crossed out with ink. "#8" is also in ink on the front cover once and title page 2 times. Pages have light soiling creasing. Front cover and endpaper have a small chip missing in the upper right corner.1939 paperback with 274 pages and b&w illustrations. US Navy, Gunner's Mate, Firearms, Pistols, etc.USN, United States Navy, Gunner's Mate, Firearms, Pistols, USN$30

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10920United States Navy DepartmentNavy Training Courses Instructions for Use in Preparation for the Rating of Gunner's Mate 3cUnited States Government Printing OfficeFair to good. Covers have some wear, soiling and creasing. There is a small chip missing from the lower right corner of the front cover. "DIV.2 10" is stamped on the front cover. "10" is lightly crossed out with ink. "#8" is also in ink on the front cover once and title page 2 times. Pages have light soiling creasing. Front cover and endpaper have a small chip missing in the upper right corner.1939 paperback with 274 pages and b&w illustrations. US Navy, Gunner's Mate, Firearms, Pistols, etc.USN, United States Navy, Gunner's Mate, Firearms, Pistols, USN$30
10194United States Navy Department Hydrographic OfficeH. O. No. 123 Asiatic Pilot Volume II The Japanese ArchipelagoUnited States Government Printing OfficeFair. Covers are worn, soiled and stained. There is a red ink rubber stamp on the front cover. The spine has wear and tears and is chipped in two places. Top edges of pages have soiling. First few pages and a few in the middle are creased. The fold-out map has a 1 inch tear near it's glue point and has been inexpertly refolded.1930 paperback with 862 pages, fold out map, illustrations. The stamp on the front cover says that this volume is corrected to 1945.H. O. No. 123 Asiatic Pilot, The Japanese Archipelago, sailing, Japan, USN$35
5084Winans, Leonard GOur Navy's Striking Power Close-Ups of its Latest EquipmentGrosset & Dunlap 1941 with 57 pages and many b&w illustrations.Good with light bumping and shelf wear in a poor dust wrapper.WW2, USN, united states navyWW2, USN$17
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